Mansfield’s winter wonderland gives Santa a warm reception!

20th Dec 2018

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Heathcotes Mansfield is renowned for their generous hospitality and last week they literally rolled out the red carpet to welcome an extra-special guest. It was none other than Santa himself, finding time in his busy festive schedule to visit the services for the afternoon.

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Mr Claus was mightily impressed with the preparations made for his arrival. The summer house in the garden was transformed into a winter wonderland grotto complete with icicles, hand-crafted festive decorations, fir trees and scarlet furnishings in keeping with the VIP’s favourite colour. For Father Christmas, it felt very much like a home from home. He enjoyed chatting to the service users and handing out gifts – plenty of presents were on offer and nobody left the grotto empty-handed.

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Santa has now returned to Lapland for his final preparations but, given the warm reception he received at Mansfield, we’re sure that he’ll be back there on Christmas Eve!

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